Minestrone with Spinach and Rotini

Print Minestrone with Spinach and Rotini Slow Cooker Clean Eating Plan for Two Author: eMeals Recipe type: Dinner Prep time:  10 mins Cook time:  8 hours 15 mins Total time:  8 hours 25 mins Ingredients 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth 1 (14.5-oz) can organic fire-roasted diced tomatoes 1 (15-oz) can no-salt-added red kidney beans, drained and rinsed 1 (15-oz) can organic cannellini beans, drained and rinsed 1 cup thinly sliced carrot ½ cup chopped Read more [...]

Slow-Cooker Tomato-Herb Pork Chops and Peppers

Slow Cooker Clean Eating Plan for Two from eMeals - Featured Meal -   ** These are affiliate links, but this is also the meal plan I use almost every week for my house 🙂 ** Slow-Cooker Tomato-Herb Pork Chops and Peppers Ingredients 1 1/2 Tbsp organic tomato paste 1/2 Tbsp Italian seasoning 1/4 tsp salt, 1/4 tsp pepper 2 to 3 bone-in pork chops (about 1 1/2 lb) 3/4 cup low-sodium chicken broth 1/2 red bell pepper, chopped 1/2 yellow bell pepper, chopped 1/2 cup chopped Read more [...]

Mustard-Glazed Salmon

  Mustard-Glazed Salmon 6 (4-oz) salmon fillets ÂĽ tsp pepper 2 Tbsp whole-grain Dijon mustard 2 Tbsp honey 2 tsp chopped fresh or dried rosemary Preheat oven to 450°F. Place salmon, skin side down, on a foil-lined rimmed baking sheet coated with cooking spray; sprinkle with pepper. Stir together mustard, honey and rosemary; brush over fillets. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until fish flakes with a fork. Calories: 170; Total Fat: 5 g; Sat Fat: 1 g; Sodium: 210 mg; Total Read more [...]

Smoky Chili Recipe

Are you trying to reign in your budget after the Christmas spending season? I know you’ve heard me talk about eMeals before, but their new Budget Friendly meal plan is the perfect solution to get you back on track and has gotten me really excited! The just-introduced plan from eMeals stretches the savings they already provided by helping families put dinner on the table for an average of $85 a week—all without sacrificing flavor, variety, nutrition or the cooperation of picky eaters. The Read more [...]

Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere…

Yes I know I am late getting this up, but one of my goals this year was to get all of the drafts finished and out there for the world to see. So here it goes. 🙂 This is the first of hopefully 3 posts about what I did with all my pumpkins this year. http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Downeast-Maine-Pumpkin-Bread/ Print 3.0 from 1 reviews Downeast Maine Pumpkin Bread http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Downeast-Maine-Pumpkin-Bread/ Author: allrecipes.com Recipe type: America Serves: 24 Read more [...]

Quick and Easy Hummus

I was in the mood for healthy snack but it had to be quick and easy. Toddlers aren't the most patient of people. A quick look at my pantry and I decided to make hummus. Most recipes I found online required ingredients I didn't have on hand, so I took the basic idea and added what I wanted to. My ingredients Can of chick peas minced garlic lemon pepper ground cumin celery salt Drain the can of chick peas and reserve the liquid.  Add chickpeas to blender/food processor. Add other ingredients. Read more [...]

Minute Rice = Quick & Easy Dinner #LoveEveryMinute

I love, love, LOVE rice.  Especially white rice with melted butter and Parmesan cheese.  Alas, my diet does not.  So, I try to use brown rice for everything but it takes FOREVER to cook and usually ends up a mess.  It's either mushy or crunchy, no matter what I do or which recipe and method I try.  I have tried so many recipes and I just can't do it.  Enter Minute Rice.  So, for me and my family, this is the perfect option.  If you like the nutty, rich flavor of brown rice (or like me, Read more [...]

Tasty Thursday – Fudge

My favorite recipe, just in time for the holidays. It makes a perfect gift or addition to a holiday party. Every year I make fudge for friends and family. I have used the same recipe forever (it's not a secret, its on a jar of fluff). This is for everyone who thinks it is hard to make fudge. The ingredients: 3 cups of sugar 1 1/2 sticks of butter (I always use real butter, but I'm sure you can use margarine) 5 oz. Of condensed milk 12 oz of semi sweet chocolate 7 oz marshmallow fluff 1 Read more [...]